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Live birth from a patient with a three-way balanced translocation t(5;8;12)

A Ramdeo, MB BCh, MRCOG; K Naidoo, N Dip Med Tech; T Ernest, BMedSci Hons; K Pluta, MSc, PhD C.A.R.E. Clinic (Centre for Assisted Reproduction and Endocrinology), Westville, Durban, South Africa Corresponding author: A Ramdeo (pcrlab.careclinic@gmail.com) Background. Three-way balanced translocations are unusual and can lead to infertility as well as abnormal embryos. In this case […]

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Twin Mother’s Day Blessing

Article by Bernadette Wolhuter, Friday May 06 2016 Sharon Gibbs got an early Mother’s Day gift this year. In fact, she got two. The 31-year-old and her husband, Richard, from Westville, welcomes twins into the world last week. After battling to conceive for two-and-a-half years, the couple turned to in vitro fertilisation (IVF) last year. […]

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…And Now There Are Four

TRACE’LEE and Brad Turner have been together for 10 years and married for five. As a couple in love, they faced a future without children owing to a medical condition that led to Trace’Lee having her fallopian tubes removed in her 20s.

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Happy Families


In Reproductive Health Month, Lindsay Ord speaks to two couples who have had babies thanks to fertility treatment.

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Whose Baby Is It Anyway?

A woman is due to give birth this month to a surrogate baby who is not genetically linked to her is refusing to conclude legal proceedings to hand the infant over to its KZN-based parents. Vivian Attwood reports

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